Battle of Tassafaronga

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall


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Hubert Hayter
Class of 1924

LCDR, USN

Abingdon, Virginia

November 30, 1942 (41 years old)

Navy Cross, KIA, WWII, Battle of Tassafaronga, Pacific, USS New Orleans (CA 32), Ship Namesake, Ship


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Earl Olsen
Class of 1926

LCDR, USN

Waukegan, Illinois

November 30, 1942 (39 years old)

Navy Cross, KIA, WWII, Battle of Tassafaronga, Pacific, USS Pensacola (CA 24), Ship Namesake, Ship



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Richard Haines
Class of 1928

LT, USNR

Haines Falls, New York

November 30, 1942 (39 years old)

Navy Cross, KIA, WWII, Battle of Tassafaronga, Pacific, USS New Orleans (CA 32), Ship, Non-graduate


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Edwin Johnson
Class of 1941

LTJG, USN

Troutdale, Oregon

November 30, 1942 (24 years old)

KIA, WWII, Battle of Tassafaronga, Pacific, USS New Orleans (CA 32), Ship


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Warren Engstrom
Class of 1942

LTJG, USN

Superior, Wisconsin

December 1, 1942 (21 years old)

KIA, WWII, Battle of Tassafaronga, Pacific, USS Northampton (CA 26), Ship Namesake, Ship


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John Doneff
Class of 1943

ENS, USN

Newark, Ohio

November 30, 1942 (22 years old)

KIA, WWII, Battle of Tassafaronga, Pacific, USS Pensacola (CA 24), Ship Namesake, Ship